I Love Drag Racing

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    Just Love It

    I've raced my street cars at the track, I've crewed on a blown 526 hemi methanol hot rod, been president of a club and run the timing gear at events. I've helped organize events and been meeting director, I've set up the PA system and called more drag races than I can remember.If...
    blower526 blower526
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Jul 22, 2013

    Tonight I was hanging out with my friend

    who owns a jeep cherokee.. As we were cruising, a car with 2 young men in it kept eyeing me.. I eyed back.. we were driving near each other for a few blocks when all of a sudden we pull up head to head at a stop light.. I told my friend "I think they want to race us" and to my...
    LilVixen17 LilVixen17
    18-21, F
    3 Responses May 12, 2015

    My Car

    Once upon a time I owned a 1971 Chevy Nova. 350 engine, 1x2bbl carb, Corvette tranny and suspension. Not as beefy as it could have been but... well Grandma had owned it, I inherited it, I didn't have the money to soup it up. At least I had it for a while. Anyway...
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    Feb 16, 2009

    Top Fuel

    ever since my first race at 10 years old i have been hooked.  I have street raced since my first car and have been to as many events as possible.  There is nothing in the world like watching two top fuel dragsters taking off. If you havent seen it in person, you need...
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    Jan 13, 2009

    Need For Speed

    There's something about the "Drags", or what I call it. As a teenager in the 70's, girlfriends and I would go every weekend (while in season) to OCIR. And a must is to be in the pit, always bought a pit pass. Walking around, looking at all the cars....men everywhere...
    lilyofthenile lilyofthenile
    46-50, F
    1 Response Aug 16, 2008

    Ive been driving from 10/11 years old.

    Speed is in my blood and I love pushing every car I drive almost daily especially on bends. I love bends and seeing how much grip cars have to give. Sports cars should be able to handle daily punishment. thats my belief. 1 of the very few reasons I still smile. My favourite...
    SoulsHurt SoulsHurt
    26-30, M
    Feb 20

    What A Rush

    The smell of Nitro Methane, the shock wave of 8000 horse power, the rumble of the ground.These are (in my opinion) some of the good things in life......well....as far as motor sports are concerned.
    harleylover1970 harleylover1970
    41-45, M
    1 Response Nov 17, 2011

    I can't wait till 4th of July!

    ! my tickets are in!!!! soo excited !!! makes me very excited ;)
    missjdragon20 missjdragon20
    26-30, F
    Feb 24, 2015

    Ron Capps

    Well, I just wanted to say that if you havent been to a NHRA powerade event. hop to it. because its amazing. and it will change your whole prespective of drag racing. and take a moment to walk around in the pitts and talk to all the racers. they are most friendly people around...
    iloveallthatremains iloveallthatremains
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 15, 2007

    I'm A Racer!

    I bought a 1971 Dodge Demon in high school. Yellow with a 340/4-speed. My daddy helped me and showed me how to fix it up and taught me how to power shift it. I won a lot of street races with it and I ran a 12.18 @ around 110 mph back in the day. :) I love my car. I love...
    Stacey83 Stacey83
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Jul 15, 2013

    Love High School Drag Racing

    when u Se the sirens going off and flashing lights in your rear view keep going don't stop the rush is awesome‼️ # Live For Something or Die For Nothing ‼️‼️
    Jacob1349035 Jacob1349035
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jul 16, 2014

    Grass Roots

    i love most all drag racing,  i prefer the "run what you brung and hope you brung enough" racing the best. i love heads up all out racing. 
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    1 Response Nov 7, 2009

    I Love Nitro Burning Funny Cars And Alexis Dejoria Is....Fkn HOT!!!!

     I love the ground pounding raw power of the Top Fuels and the Funny Cars these baby's kick out 10,0000 HP and hit over 300 MPH in 1000 feet, I love that rush that you feel when they take off it goes through your like electricity I can't explain feeling but I hooked on it...
    katscratchfever katscratchfever
    56-60, M
    Jul 7, 2013
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    May 18, 2015

    Sure Been One Of Those Months I Guess

    it all started a few months back one weekend when we got board doing nothing and decide to take my road race mustang//auto cross car drag racing and I was bitten by the dam bug again but the car are set up very different in drag racing you want the car to flex more the road...
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2
    61-65, M
    Jun 9, 2013

    I Grew Up At Fremont Drags

    I really did grow up there back when it also had a drag boat area I woke up to them every Sunday morning I think, I spent many great hors there growing up with my best friend as we got to may of the people that raced there in they late 1950 and early 1960s starting in 1961 we use...
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2
    61-65, M
    Jun 9, 2013
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